Cape

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1895-1910

GUSN

GUSN-11523

Description

Light taupe wove flannel; hood, shoulder cape; 2 hooks and eyes at throat; 2 long iridescent beige satin ribbons with fringed ends at either side of front placket at neck; hood and front panels lined with same satin as ribbon; 2 deep patch pockets on the lining of front panels; full length.

Details

Descriptive Terms

capes (outerwear)
flannel
stitching
machine-made
satin
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
Women's clothing
Flannel
Silk
Satin
Hand Stitched
CAPE

Inscription

Woven label; silk; yellow letters in white ground, in collar: ""REGISTERED U.S. PATENT OFFICE/ ""THE DOROTHY""/ HART & SHEPARD/ ""SHAKERS"" ""E. CANTERBURY, N.H."" In goold frame with scrolling

Additional Identification Number

WHS 344
92-42

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Weston Historical Society

Accession Number

1993.218